Cocaine

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Cocaine

TREATMENT-Medical-Counseling-Programs-Chemical dependency treatment

Cocaine can be a stimulant , depressant, and Hallucinogen

Physical DependenceYes, "It stimulates key pleasure centers within the brain and causes extremely heightened euphoria"

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COCAINE

SHORT TERM SYMPTOMS-blood vessels; dilated pupils; and increased body temperature, heart rate, and blood pressure -bizarre, erratic, and violent behavior.

LONG TERM SYMPTOMS-lose touch with reality-panic attack, and lose appetit

-http://alcoholism.about.com/od/coke/a/Common-Street-Names-For-Cocaine.htm-http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/cocaine-abuse-addiction/what-are-short-term-effects-cocaine-use-http://www.drugabuse.gov/publications/research-reports/cocaine-abuse-addiction/what-are-long-term-effects-cocaine-use-http://www.drugfreeworld.org/drugfacts/crackcocaine/why-is-crack-cocaine-so-highly-addictive.html-http://doctoor.blogspot.com/2007/03/medical-use-for-cocaine.html-http://www.cumberlandheights.org/addiction/cocaine_recovery.aspx

MEDICAL USEEye and nasal surgery because cocaine helps reduce bleeding but recently cocaine replaced by other local anesthetics (newer and safer)

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LENGTH OF EFFECT"The duration of cocaine's euphoric effects depends upon the route of administration. The faster the drug is absorbed, the more intense the resulting high, but also the shorter the duration."

It is a powerful stimulant that is frequently abused and is highly addictive


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